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      senate Committees
      Senate Committee on Finance
    IntroducedJune 10th, 2009

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Title

Home Buyer Tax Credit Act of 2009

Official Title

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a Federal income tax credit for certain home purchases.

Summary

Home Buyer Tax Credit Act of 2009 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to replace the current tax credit for first-time homebuyers with a one-time credit for 10% of the purchase price of a principal residence, up to $15,000. Requires repayment of credit amounts if the taxpayer sells or fails to occupy the residence within 24 months after the date of purchase.